Bly

The most committed Blyton reader might have trouble recollecting the names of the Secret Seven.

Sunrise slushies and dippy eggs

2 min read . 23 Mar 2018
Author Enid Blyton. Cliché used in over half her works: ‘in a trice’. Works studied: 21 Famous Five books. Photo: George Konig/Getty Images

The adverbs that gave JK Rowling away

4 min read . 28 Apr 2017
Khonoma is blessed with natural beauty, and if there was anything to be left for future generations, logging and hunting had to be banned, a Herculean task considering hunting is a cultural and traditional right of the people of the land. Photo: Ananda Banerjee<br />

The battlelines of Khonoma

6 min read . 21 Nov 2013
Apps encourage users with free talktime and other offers<br />

Click and earn

3 min read . 19 Nov 2013
Code Deco perfume samples<br />

Lounge Loves | Code Deco

1 min read . 28 Sep 2013
Writers like Amish Tripathi have influenced modern English-reading culture in India. Photo: Kalpak Pathak/ Mint.<br />

Growing up conservative and liberal

5 min read . 19 Oct 2012
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A rainy day with Ruskin Bond

6 min read . 23 Apr 2011
<br />On the trail: Deepak Dalal.<br />

Deepak Dalal | Indian Hardy Boys

2 min read . 02 Jul 2010
<br />Photo by iStockphoto<br />

CFL gamble pays off, UN okays project

3 min read . 02 May 2010
<br /> The great outdoors: Disha’s parents Anjan and Sagarika Sinha are keen to send her on a ‘safe’ camping trip. Indranil Bhoumik / Mint <br />

Camping out

4 min read . 16 Apr 2010
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Adults, keep out

2 min read . 25 Sep 2009
<br />Looming large: Saparmurat Niyazov.<br />

Nutcase nations, bookcase gems

3 min read . 07 Jun 2008